Plenty of Birdies at Purdue
Elijah Lemmon captured his first win in the 13U division on the Golfweek Jr Tour this past weekend at Purdue University. Elijah carded an impressive 10 birdies over 36 holes. His rounds of 69-71 were good enough for a one stroke, wire to wire victory. Macaulay Myers also recorded 10 birdies and posted rounds of 70-71, good for his second runner-up in two events this season. Third place finisher Brycen Tisch keeps his impressive summer rolling with two wins and a third in three events.
Silas Haarer captured his second win of the summer, with both wins coming at the Ackerman-Allen course at Purdue University. Silas's rounds of 66-73 were enough to secure not only the Boys 14-15 division, but also the overall Boys 14-19 competition. Silas entered Round 2 with a 3 shot cushion and cruised his way to three shot victory. Silas recorded 10 birdies over two rounds, following the trend set by the 13U winner, Elijah Lemmon. Ryan Parker's rounds of 72-70 secured his Runner-Up finish.
Clayton Becher and Titus Boswell found themselves tied at 141 after two rounds at Purdue. Clayton entered Round 2 three shots behind, and after a steady two under par 70, earned his way to a playoff with Titus. Titus carded 4 birdies and just one bogey in Round 2. They headed to #10 for a playoff, and Clayton captured the title with a par, good for his first win on the GJT. Adam Melliere finished 3rd, firing the second low round of the tournament with a five under par 67 in Round 2.
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